Pattern Description: This is a simple pattern for a beret with a pom-pom in sizes Newborn, 0-3 month, 3-6 month, 6-12 month, 12-24 month. This is only my second hat pattern, and I need some good feedback regarding accuracy of sizing and stitch counts.
Gauge: work should measure 4.75 inches in diameter at the end of Round 6
Pattern Style: written with abbreviations in US terminology
Skill Level:Moderately Easy - uses front post hdc and hdc2tog
Yarn/Material/Tools Required: 100-200 yards light worsted weight yarn (comparable to Caron Simply Soft), crochet hook size I (5.5mm), tapestry needle for weaving in ends, optional Pom-Pom maker. All materials will be supplied by testers.
Number of Testers Needed: 5 (1 for each size)
Approximate Time Required to Complete Project: 2-4 hours
Deadline: September 24, 2012
Tester Experience: I would prefer experienced Crocheters, but you do not need to have tested patterns previously.
Complete hat in selected size and post photo of completed project
Report any errors in stitch count or typographical errors
Give feedback regarding accuracy of size (i.e.-Does the finished object measure what was stated in the pattern?), gauge and approximate amount of yarn used.
Feedback regarding readability of the pattern
Any Special Software Requirements: PDF reader
Compensation: Free copy of final pattern
grannyannie - 0-3 month
WendySue - 3-6 month
Crs5 - 6-12 month